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behaviour that involves doing things that are not honest
dishonest behaviour that is intended to trick someone
dishonest or illegal behaviour by officials or people in positions of power, especially when they accept money in exchange for doing things for someone
the act of tricking someone by telling them something that is not true
behaviour that is dishonest or immoral, especially in politics or business
behaviour that is not fair or honest or that does not keep to accepted rules
formal seriously bad or dishonest behaviour, especially by someone who has a position of responsibility
formal the skilful use of dishonest means to trick people or to make them do what you want
formal dishonest behaviour that is intended to trick someone
behaviour by which you cheat someone, especially by pretending to do one thing while doing the opposite
a marketing strategy which deceives people by trying to suggest that a business is motivated by principles of sharing rather than conventional profits
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open/agreeable/able to be communicated with via text
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Free thesaurus definition of cheating dishonest and insincere behaviour from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.